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JUST WILLIAM
Written by Richmal Crompton.
Published by Collins. 1st thus 1972. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317764

A re-issue of the very first William book. Yellow mottled boards, gilt title to spine. 157 pages. Top edge red. Spine slightly bumped. Small ink name stamp to front pastedown (hidden by dustwrapper flap). Endpapers lightly browned. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed/creased. ISBN: 0001620010. Weight: 330g.

Price: £14.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; BOYS

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 22-Jan-2020.

WILLIAM AND THE TRAMP
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Published by George Newnes Limited. 3rd 1954. Good condition.

Stock no. 1317763

Red boards, black title label to spine and vignette of William to front cover. B/w illustrations. 248 pages. Spine bumped and worn. Covers a little marked. Joints worn and loose. Contents browned else clean. Weight: 350g.

Price: £10.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; BOYS; SCHOOL STORIES; SCHOOL STORIES (BOYS)

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 22-Jan-2020.

WILLIAM AND THE BRAINS TRUST
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1952. Very good condition.

Stock no. 1317762

Red boards with small vignette of William's head to front and title in red on black square background to spine. 252 pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Spine slightly browned. Remains of a small label to front free-endpaper. Some foxing to textblock. Contents generally clean. Weight: 310g.

Price: £10.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; BOYS; SCHOOL STORIES; SCHOOL STORIES (BOYS)

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 22-Jan-2020.

JUST WILLIAM'S LUCK
Written by Richmal Crompton. Illustrated by Thomas Henry.
Published by George Newnes Limited. 3rd 1952. Almost very good condition.

Stock no. 1317761

Red boards with black title label to spine. Small vignette of boys head to front board. B/w frontis piece and text illustrations. 256 pages. 7.5 x 5". Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Some marks/grubbinesss to covers. Child's name in multi-coloured ink to front pastedown and a couple of doodles below. Foxing to textblock. Some grubby fingermarks to page margins. Light damp stains to top margins of rear endpapers. Weight: 320g.

Price: £10.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; BOYS; SCHOOL STORIES; SCHOOL STORIES (BOYS)

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 22-Jan-2020.

JENNINGS IN PARTICULAR
Written by Anthony Buckeridge. Illustrated by Mays.
Published by Collins. 1st 1968. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317760

Grey boards, red title to spine. 4 b/w full-page illustrations. 192 pages. Top edge red. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Spine lightly faded/browned. Endpapers lightly browned. Foxspots to textblock. A few foxspots to verso of dustwrapper and a tiny tape repair on vers of spine. Dustwrapper is just slightly edge worn. Weight: 316g.

Price: £45.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; BOYS; SCHOOL STORIES; SCHOOL STORIES (BOYS)

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 22-Jan-2020.

JENNINGS AS USUAL
Written by Anthony Buckeridge. Illustrated by Mays.
Published by Collins. 1st 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317759

Red boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations. Colour frontis. Top edge red. 256 pages. Spine slightly bumped. Some light browning and foxing to endpapers. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed and a little grubby to rear panel. Weight: 350g.

Price: £30.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; BOYS; SCHOOL STORIES; SCHOOL STORIES (BOYS)

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 22-Jan-2020.

JENNINGS FOLLOWS A CLUE
Written by Anthony Buckeridge.
Published by Collins. 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317758

Red boards, black titles. Top edge red. Colour frontis plate. 7.5 x 5". 255 pages. Spine bumped. Pale foxing to endpapers. Page browning to contents else clean. Dustwrpaper is slightly edge rubbed but complete. Weight: 286g.

Price: £14.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; BOYS; SCHOOL STORIES; SCHOOL STORIES (BOYS)

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 22-Jan-2020.

JENNINGS' LITTLE HUT
Written by Anthony Buckeridge.
Published by Collins. 1953. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317757

Red boards, black lettering. Top edge red. Colour frontis. Jennings and Darbishire are now in their third term at Linbury Court School and are occupying their leisure time in hut-building... 255 pages. Heavy foxing and page browning to contents. Heavy foxing to verso of wrapper which is also edge worn with a few small pieces of loss. Weight: 300g.

Price: £12.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; BOYS; SCHOOL STORIES; SCHOOL STORIES (BOYS)

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 22-Jan-2020.

JENNINGS AND DARBISHIRE
Written by Anthony Buckeridge.
Published by Collins. 1962. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317756

Red boards, black title. Top edge red. 256 pages. 7.5 x 5". Spine and corners bumped. Foxing to endpapers and textblock, contents lightly browned throughout. Dustwrapper is foxed on verso and edge worn/creased. Weight: 302g.

Price: £12.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; BOYS; SCHOOL STORIES; SCHOOL STORIES (BOYS)

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 22-Jan-2020.

THE JENNINGS REPORT
Written by Anthony Buckeridge. Illustrated by Mays.
Published by Collins. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317755

Red mottled boards with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 191 pages. Spine slightly bumped. A couple of tiny orange spots to front endpapers else contents clean. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbe and has a small brown spot to lower edge of rear panel. ISBN: 0001621599. Weight: 380g.

Price: £64.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; BOYS; SCHOOL STORIES; SCHOOL STORIES (BOYS)

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 22-Jan-2020.

THE ONCE AND FUTURE KING
Written by T.H. White.
Published by Collins. 4th 1959. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317754

The complete edition of White's Arthurian epic containing four novels: The Sword in the Stone; The Witch in the Wood; The Ill-Made Knight and The Candle in the Wind. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. 677 pages. Spine bumped. Some slight dustiness to top of spine and top edge of front cover. Foxing to endpapers, prelims and some slight foxing to textblock. Dustwrapper is a bit grubby and lightly browned to spine. Weight: 640g.

Price: £90.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; KING ARTHUR (CHILDRENS); HISTORICAL STORY

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 22-Jan-2020.

THE VOYAGE OF THE DAWN TREADER
Written by C.S. Lewis. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Published by Harper Collins Publishers Ltd. 1st thus 2010. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317753

A facsimile edition of the first edition originally published in 1952. Dark blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w text illustrations. Very slight fading and a very light mark to spine of dustwrapper. ISBN: 9780007360819. Weight: 300g.

Price: £14.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; FANTASY; FACSIMILE

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 22-Jan-2020.

THE MAGICIAN'S NEPHEW
Written by C.S. Lewis. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Published by Harper Collins Publishers Ltd. 1st thus 2010. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317752

A facsimile edition of the first edition originally published in 1955. Dark green boards, silver title to spine. B/w frontis. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 9780007319626. Weight: 280g.

Price: £14.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; FANTASY; FACSIMILE

Status: Sold 24-Jan-2020. Date Recorded: 22-Jan-2020.

THE HORSE AND HIS BOY
Written by C.S. Lewis. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Published by Harpercollins Publishers Ltd. 1st thus 2010. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317751

A facsimile edition of the first edition originally published in 1954. Grey boards, silver title to spine. B/w frontis. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 9780007319633. Weight: 290g.

Price: £14.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; FANTASY; FACSIMILE

Status: Sold 24-Jan-2020. Date Recorded: 22-Jan-2020.

THE SILVER CHAIR
Written by C.S. Lewis. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Published by Harpercollins Publishers Ltd. 1st thus 2011. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Stock no. 1317750

A facsimile edition of the first edition originally published in 1953. Dark blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w frontis. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 9780007441785. Weight: 300g.

Price: £14.00. Location: TL.

CHILDRENS; FANTASY; FACSIMILE

Status: Sold 24-Jan-2020. Date Recorded: 22-Jan-2020.

THE MAPPING OF MONMOUTHSHIRE
Written by D.P.M. Michael.
Published by Regional Publications. 1st 1985. Fine condition.

Stock no. 1317749

A descriptive catalogue of pre-Victorian Maps of the County From Saxton in 1577 with details of British Atlases published during that period. Card wraps. Colour and b/w illustrations. A valuable reference work. ISBN: 0906570182. Weight: 450g.

Price: £18.00. Location: TL.

TOPOGRAPHY (UK); MONMOUTHSHIRE; MAPS; WALES; HISTORY; HISTORY (BRITISH)

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 22-Jan-2020.

PETER PAN IN KENSINGTON GARDENS
Written by J.M. Barrie. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2004. Fine condition.

Stock no. 1317748

Very large format. Green cloth, gilt titles. Red title and floral decorations to front cover. Gilt decorations to spine. Illustrated endpapers. 12 beautiful tipped-in colour plates. A reproduction of the 1912 edition with minor emendations. Original slipcase is just a little scratched and scuffed with some slight fading to one edge. Weight: 1830g.

Price: £70.00. Location: TL.

FOLIO SOCIETY; CHILDRENS

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 21-Jan-2020.

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
Written by William Shakespeare. Illustrated by W. Heath Robinson.
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2001. Very good condition.

Stock no. 1317747

Green pictorial cloth with gilt titles. Top edge green. Green endpapers. 12 beautiful colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Spine faded and just a little bumped. Contents fine. A couple of small marks to slipcase and a pin hole to one side. Weight: 1120g.

Price: £32.00. Location: TL.

FOLIO SOCIETY; PERFORMING ARTS; PLAYS; SHAKESPEARE; ILLUSTRATED

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 21-Jan-2020.

TANGLEWOOD TALES
Written by Nathaniel Hawthorne. Illustrated by Edmund Dulac.
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2002. Nearly fine condition.

Stock no. 1317746

Lovely beige decorated cloth with gilt title blocks. 14 superb colour plates. 236 pages. Original slipcase has a few small marks and is rubbed to one corner. Weight: 1160g.

Price: £28.00. Location: TL.

FOLIO SOCIETY; ILLUSTRATED; CHILDRENS; LEGENDS

Status: Available. Date Recorded: 21-Jan-2020.

TRAVELS WITH CHARLEY IN SEARCH OF AMERICA
Written by John Steinbeck. Illustrated by John Holder.
Published by Folio Society. 1st 2004. Slightly better than very good condition.

Stock no. 1317745

Pictorial cloth with silver titles. B/w illustrations. Weight: 770g.

Price: £14.00. Location: TL.

FOLIO SOCIETY; LITERATURE

Status: Sold 26-Jan-2020. Date Recorded: 21-Jan-2020.